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Dyslexic students think in concrete wholes, that is, they work backwards from a conclusion or fact to fill in all the parts.
verb accept, accommodare, adapt, adjust, administer to, agree, aid, arrange, assist, attune, be capable of holding, benefit, bring into consistency, bring to terms, comfort, compose, contain, convenience, defer, do a favor for, do a service for, favor, fit, furnish, gratify, have, have capacity for, help, hold, meet the wants of, minister to, oblige, provide, render a service, serve, settle, settle amicably, suit, supply the wants of, support, yield See also: adjust, agree, assist, attune, comply, compromise, conform, contribute, fund, furnish, help, loan, naturalize, negotiate, obey, pacify, propitiate, provide, regulate, serve, settle, supply, support Here,' says the boatswain to him that was a-writing, 'is the gentlewoman that the captain spoke to you of'; and turning to me, he said, 'I have been so far from forgetting your business, that I have been up at the captain's house, and have represented faithfully to the captain what you said, relating to you being furnished with better conveniences for yourself and your husband; and the captain has sent this gentleman, who is made of the ship, down with me, on purpose to show you everything, and to There they are, down there every night at eight bells, praying for fair winds--when they know as well as I do that this is the only ship going east this time of the year, but there's a thousand coming west--what's a fair wind for us is a head wind to them--the Almighty's blowing a fair wind for a thousand vessels, and this tribe wants him to turn it clear around so as to himself to the change, both because he cannot deviate from what nature inclines him to do, and also because, having always prospered by acting in one way, he cannot be persuaded that it is well to leave it; and, therefore, the cautious man, when it is time to turn adventurous, does not know how to do it, hence he is ruined; but had he changed his conduct with the times fortune would not have changed.
I have stated in the preface to the first Edition of this work, and in the Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle, that it was in consequence of a wish expressed by Captain Fitz Roy, of having some scientific person on board, accompanied by an offer from him of giving up part of his own No, she said; her house was large, and besides, she never put anybody to remove, that had lain in, till they were willing to go; and if she had more ladies offered, she was not so ill-beloved among her neighbours but she could provide be scanty and poor, there are no quarters so cramped or inconvenient that they cannot make room for arms and letters; above all if arms and letters have beauty for a guide and leader, as letters represented by your worship have in this fair maiden, to whom not only ought castles to throw themselves open and yield themselves up, but rocks should rend themselves asunder and mountains divide and bow themselves down to give her a reception.
To use a dictionary the student must have a full image and understanding of the whole dictionary page on which the word will be found.
For some, this extends to a full visual image of the entire dictionary.
If these errors must be corrected before a student hands in an assignment or can be be graded and passed on this work, then permit someone else to edit the mistakes in spelling, grammar and punctuation. These are all very abstract concepts that do not make sense to the right brain which sees in whole concrete images. Getting ideas down on paper is much more important than fretting over spelling, grammar and punctuation.
teach these skills, remembering that refusing this accommodation slows the students down, frightens them and take away their freedom to think and fulfill their potential.
Sentences with the word accommodated What is the meaning of the word accommodated? Words that rhyme with accommodated What is another word for accommodates? Sentences with the word accommodates What is the meaning of the word accommodates? Words that rhyme with accommodates What is another word for accommodating? Sentences with the word accommodating What is the meaning of the word accommodating?
THE AMERICAN HERITAGE® DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, FIFTH EDITION by the Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.
* Do not expect these student to be able to use a dictionary to correct spelling errors.
This is sequencing at its most difficult and may be nearly impossible for many of these students. Remember, the right brain needs a complete image to understand and work with it.
We suggest an IPod or MP3 player with appropriate music will make it easier to focus and complete their assignments.